Top seed Novak has a first round BYE. He will play against world no.81 Bernard Tomic of Australia (5-0 H2H record) in R2. The Serbian star has been victorious in Miami on six occasions (2007, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016). He is tied with Andre Agassi for the most triumphs
Top seed and five-time former champion kicked off his BNP Paribas Open campaign with a 7-6 (5), 6-2 victory over American qualifier Bjorn Fratangelo. He next faces Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER, ATP #39)
The first ATP Masters 1000 tournament of the season will be played from March 7 to March 17 in Indian Wells. In the first event after winning his seventh Australian Open title, the Serbian star will open campaign in R2 against Bjorn Fratangelo (USA, ATP #128)
After winning the prestigious award for achievements in 2011, 2014 and 2015, the 14-time Grand Slam champion is once again among the world’s greatest sports stars. He beat Lewis Hamilton, LeBron James, Luka Modric, Kylian Mbappé and Eliud Kipchoge for the top men’s award.
The world no.1 wrote a new chapter in the history books when he outplayed second seed Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 to claim 15th Grand Slam trophy and a record seventh Australian Open title
Absolutely superb performance from Novak who beat no.28 seed Lucas Pouille 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 in just one hour and 23 minutes to power into his 24th major championship final (14-9 record)